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Does age matter when kidneys decide to fail?

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Dr. Paul Cohen
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Kidney(renal) failure is very serious at any age.
However, elderly patients are usually more at risk from complications because of other disease processes that man occur as they age.

In brief: Yes

Kidney(renal) failure is very serious at any age.
However, elderly patients are usually more at risk from complications because of other disease processes that man occur as they age.
Dr. Paul Cohen
Dr. Paul Cohen
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Dr. Alok Agrawal
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis

In brief: See below

As you age you are more likely to have kidney failure.
However it can be seen at all ages, including neo nates.

In brief: See below

As you age you are more likely to have kidney failure.
However it can be seen at all ages, including neo nates.
Dr. Alok Agrawal
Dr. Alok Agrawal
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